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New Research Supports Massage as Supplemental Treatment for Low-Back Pain & Burn Scars

Two new independent clinical studies demonstrate that massage therapy eases pain and improves recovery time for people suffering from lower back injuries and burns. Read more »


Dr. Oz to Speak at AMTA National Convention: Register Now!
Mar 17, 2014
AMTA is delighted to announce that Dr. Mehmet Oz will be the keynote speaker at the AMTA National Convention this September in Denver, CO.
Susan Salvo Receives AMTA’s First Dianne Polseno Award
Mar 12, 2014
AMTA congratulates the first recipient of its Dianne Polseno Lifetime Achievement Award.
New Research Supports Mental Health Benefits of Massage
Oct 23, 2013
To mark National Massage Therapy Awareness Week, AMTA has compiled research that suggests symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression (all associated with mental health) may be alleviated with massage therapy.
AMTA's Health Care Relationships & their Impact on the Massage Therapy Profession
Sep 3, 2013
AMTA continues to be involved in ongoing interactions with health care, wellness and medical organizations.

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